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  1. .com | Ramaphosa: Arrest govt officials 'with their hands in our cookie jar'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | News24

    President Cyril Ramaphosa has called for the arrest of local government officials who "put personal greed ahead of the interest of our people". He was addressing the South African Local Government Association's national members assembly, currently taking place in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal.

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  2. .com | Man appears in court for hijacking, abducting Durban businesswomanRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | News24

    A KwaZulu-Natal man alleged to have links to the abduction and hijacking of a Durban businesswoman appeared briefly in the Durban Magistrate's Court on Tuesday. Asibonge Mdlalose, 28, is accused of kidnapping and robbery with aggravating circumstances following the much publicised abduction of 54-year-old Marta Rubilar.

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  3. Ambassador's domestic who was caught with drugs says she was framedRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    NTOKOZO Mthethwa, who was arrested in the Netherlands about five weeks ago after she was allegedly found in possession of heroin, says she did nothing wrong. The 36-year-old, originally from KwaMashu, was subsequently sacked by the South African ambassador to Netherlands, Bruce Koloane, as a domestic worker at his official residence in The Hague, where she had been working since 2016.

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  4. Durban welcomes investment delegation from ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    Coinciding with the 20th anniversary of SA-China diplomatic relations this year, a seminar to cement partnerships and accelerate trade and investment between the countries took place in Durban yesterday. This initiative was led by Trade & Investment KwaZulu-Natal and the Department of Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs saw Creating linkages for partnerships and joint ventures to promote trade and investment was the primary focus of the seminar.

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  5. PICS: Durban's Suncoast Casino gets fresh R1.6bn faceliftRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    FROM floor to ceiling, and length to length - Suncoast has been completely refurbished. Tsogo Sun management says the new look is worth over a billion Rand.

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  6. Ramaphosa tells #Salga delegates: No more grand plans, fix what you haveRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    President Cyril Ramaphosa on Tuesday told representatives of local government to stop producing "grand plans for new projects" when existing infrastructure was lying in disrepair. Addressing the South African Local Government Agency national member's assembly at the Inkosi Albert Luthuli International Convention Centre in Durban, Ramaphosa called on municipalities to "make use of neglected infrastructure [and] ensure that it is rehabilitated and effectively maintained".

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  7. Fish dumping causes a stink in VerulamRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    A bakkie load of fish that was dumped in Oaklands Drive has caused a stink in the Verulam community on Tuesday. Johnson Chetty, an eThekwini ward 106 councillor, said the fish were dumped in the area on Saturday and despite several efforts to have it removed by Durban Solid Waste and the city nothing has happened.

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  8. .com | Tomorrow's weather: Fine to hot weather across most of SARead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | News24

    Extremely high fire danger conditions are expected in places over the Central Karoo areas of the Western Cape, the interior of the Northern Cape and the north-western interior of the Eastern Cape. Morning fog patches are expected over the eastern high grounds of Mpumalanga .

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  9. Michael Jackson History Show Returns To Celebrate Summer In South AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    It's official! The upcoming SA summer season is set to heat up as one of the world's most-loved tribute shows pays homage to the legendary Michael Jackson in, Michael Jackson HIStory Show, from 14 December 2018 until 10 February 2019 across the country. Michael Jackson HIStory Show, a two-hour musical experience, takes audiences on a musical journey back to MJ'sdays as a member of the Jackson 5, his ground-breaking theatrics in the 80s and his continued reign as the King of Pop into the 21st century.

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  10. Ladysmith Black Mambazo Comes to Boulder Theater This MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    South Africa's Ladysmith Black Mambazo was founded in the early 1960s by Joseph Shabalala , then a teenage farm boy living on the lands just outside the small town of Ladysmith, in the province of kwaZulu Natal, halfway between Johannesburg and Durban. Joseph used his hometown's name to honor his family's history.

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  11. Police trying to connect the dots in vexing double murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ghanamma.com

    Mystery surrounds the bloody slaying of a man and woman who were gunned down and dumped more than 40km apart on the KwaZulu-Natal south coast on Monday. Shortly after dawn, police found the body of a man riddled with bullet wounds in Ekangala near Umkomaas.

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  12. Racism tops SA human rights violationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mail & Guardian

    According to the report, complaints relating to healthcare, food, water and social security were second to complaints made on the grounds of equality rights violations. Racism and infringements of socio-economic rights were the most reported human rights violations in South Africa for the 2016/2017 year.

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  13. .com | Young Durban mother arrested after 2 'twin' foetuses found dumped in rubbishRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News24

    A 20-year-old KwaZulu-Natal mother has been arrested following the discovery of two foetuses, "who appeared to be twins", in Durban North on Monday morning. "A case of concealment of birth is being investigated by Durban North SAPS.

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  14. Heineken invites football fans to share the drama in a South African out-of-home firstRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bizcommunity

    What do you do when one of the world's biggest beers and one of the largest sports events on the planet ask you to 'share the drama'? You engage... particularly when they've used cutting-edge billboard technology and a visually captivating creative execution to grab your attention. That was the case when UEFA Champions League sponsor Heineken collaborated with Outdoor Network to roll out a national campaign across Outdoor Network's digital network, inviting football fans to watch some of the world's biggest teams go head to head on television.

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  15. 'Match-fixing' duo were banned from attending cricket matchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Iol.co.za

    The two men, who were arrested at Kingsmead Stadium during the Mzansi Super League match on Friday, were on an international list of alleged match-fixing offenders, who are banned from attending any cricket game in the world. Spokesperson for Cricket South Africa, Koketso Gaofetoge confirmed the men were on the list, although they bought tickets for the luxury King's hospitality suite in the stadium.

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  16. Paine adamant about finger, less sure on DRSRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Cricketer International

    If Shane Warne famously insured his rare spinning fingers for millions, then it is difficult to put a price on the premium that might be attached to the right index finger of the Australian captain Tim Paine . Operated on no fewer than seven times due to problems dating back to a bad break in 2010, Paine's digit was struck a stinging blow on the final day of the Adelaide Test by Mohammed Shami.

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  17. South Africa: Indians Are Not Settlers in SA - Leader of Opposition IFPRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AllAfrica.com

    Anti-Indian sentiment, similar to any other forms of social division, is unacceptable, according to Inkatha Freedom Party leader Mangosuthu Buthelezi. He was speaking at the Kingsmead stadium in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal on Saturday at an event that was hosted by the Indian consulate in Durban, the Sunday Tribune reported.

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  18. Rajouri girl scripts history, bags bronze in Commonwealth Karate C'shipRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newkerala.com

    Rajouri , Dec 9 : Azmat Biwi, who belongs to a remote area of Rajouri in Jammu and Kashmir, has scripted history by winning a bronze medal in under-21 Individual Kumite 55 weight category at the recently-concluded 9th Commonwealth Karate Championship which was held in Durban, South Africa from November 29 to December 2. This is the first time that a girl from the Valley went on to clinch a medal in the Commonwealth Games. The bronze-medal winner expressed happiness over the victory and credited her parents and coach for their continuous support in her journey.

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  19. Ocasio-Cortez Spox Refuses To Divulge Where She Stands On BDS MovementRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Daily Caller

    A spokesperson for Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez refused to share the incoming congresswoman's stance on the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement when asked on Friday. The official BDS website describes the movement as one trying to uphold, "the simple principle that Palestinians are entitled to the same rights as the rest of humanity."

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  20. Sport24.co.za | Zondo, Van Wyk power Heat to Newlands winRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | News24

    Half-centuries by Morne van W yk and Man of the Match Khaya Zondo helped the Durban Heat win only their second Mzansi Super League match of the season after they stunned the Cape Town Blitz by six wickets at Newlands in Cape Town on Sunday. Veteran Van Wyk struck a solid 56 with Zondo clubbing a crisp 67 off 42 balls as the bottom-placed visitors eased to a 162-run victory target with three balls to spare.

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